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Health & Fitness | Health

Growing Up With Headphones May Not Damage Kids’ Hearing

Scientists found no increase in hearing loss over the past few decades despite a rise in the use of headphones and earbuds.

Health & Fitness | Health News

Why Are Human Ears Shaped That Way?

The shape of the ear has a big effect on how one hears, with the outer flap, or pinna, acting as a sound gatherer.

Health & Fitness | News Items

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Why Do Our Voices Sound Different to Us Than to Other People?

For many of us, there are few things more painful than hearing a recording of our own voices.

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A new audio app claims to treat tinnitus

Tinnitus affects the ears but it originates in the brain. The condition, which causes ringing in the ears, is mainly triggered by age-related hearing los

Health & Fitness | Health

A Virus Could Restore Natural Hearing in Deaf People — NOVA Next | PBS

In the next month, researchers will expose volunteers with severe hearing loss to a new kind of gene therapy first tested in mice.